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Controls Engineer

Location: Detroit, MI

Job Type: Contract to Hire

Our client in the Metro Detroit area is looking for a talented Controls Engineer. The Controls Engineer will be responsible for designing, engineering and field start up for System Integration in the Electrical Controls industry.


  • Direct or coordinate manufacturing, construction, installation, maintenance, support, documentation, testing activities to ensure compliance with specifications, codes, or customer requirements
  • Strong PLC and HMI programming experience with any of the following is desired: Allen Bradley ControlLogix, CompactLogix, RSLogix 5, 500, 5000, Siemens S-7, Simatic Winn CC
  • Achieves operational objectives by contributing information and recommendations to strategic plans and reviews; preparing and completing action plans
  • Resolving problems; completing audits; identifying trends; determining software design improvements; implementing change
  • Prepares equipment by installing and configuring PLC programming logix
  • Verifies program operation by confirming tests


  • 2 years of Electrical Controls experience within the manufacturing sector required
  • Knowledge of controls safety systems, adherence to all safety rules and guidelines are a must
  • Strong Computer Skills including MS Office and AutoCAD
  • BSEE preferred

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